Senators' defense prevails in SCIC championship
Gooding held Kimberly to its lowest point total of the season in the 14-8 victory, winning the SCIC title.
Both Gooding and Kimberly traded touchdowns and two-point conversions on their opening drives, but the score remained 8-8 until the last few minutes of the game.
That's when Jonathan Carpenter rushed for the game-winning touchdown. Gooding couldn't get the two-point conversion.
Shane Jennings was 21/32 for 216 yards and 1 TD. He also rushed for 48 yards on 14 carries. Carpenter rushed for 101 yards, 1 TD on 22 carries.
Both Andrew Prince and Colston Loveland had nine catches.
Now Gooding (8-1) gets a first round bye. Kimberly (5-4) hosts Fruitland (4-5) in a state play-in game later this week. Stay tuned for updates.
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